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L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and Control  CT – 9  Day Instructor Training

L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and Control  CT – 9  Day Instructor Training
Hosted by CT Department of Corrections

(Session 1 Sept. 4 – 6) (Session 2 Sept. 18 – 20)  (Session 3 Sept. 25 – 27, 2019)

Congratulations to the officers who attended and successfully completed the L.O.C.K.U.P. Arrest and Control 9 Day Program. The officers will qualify as State of Connecticut Arrest and Control Instructors.

This is what the students had to say!
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27 out of 26 evaluation collected rated it at the highest level of 5. One rated it very good.

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27 out of 26 evaluation collected rated it at the highest level of 5. One rated it very good.


  • Lieutenant Dillon was a brilliant instructor.
  • Detailed an in-depth.
  • Very structured, easy to follow and understand.
  • Best training I’ve had!
  • Great content. Easily learned …Never boring.
  • One of the best blocks of training I’ve received in my career.
  • Lieutenant Dillon and crew are very knowledgeable. They paint the picture beautifully.
  • Excellent program with relevant situational lessons.
  • The explanation of each technique was great as well as the practical application.
  • Very well done!
  • This training will save your life. It makes you realize how important “chunking” training is.
  • I recommend this training to all officers . All instructors were amazing to work with.
  • Institute L.O.C.K.U.P. training program on my PD handcuffing etc.
  • Plan on making use of force videos, and collecting use of force forms for record keeping.
  • Instructors were very knowledgeable and able to explain the why of certain techniques and concepts.
  • This will improve our training throughout our PD.
  • I am an Academy instructor it will be teaching to sworn in recruits. This program gave me tools to add to my position as an instructor.
  • Being on the road with maybe 4 officers a night this course puts more confidence in the skills I have obtained.
  • Instructors knew and believed in the system. Made it easy to buy in in understand the relevance.
  • All the instructors were some of the best I’ve trained within my 14 year career.
  • As an FTO I can use to L.O.C.K.U.P system to fully train new officers in effective use the force strategies.
  • Strong power point presentation, excellent! The L.O.C.K.U.P system is a must for every Department .

An intensive 9-day training program on L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Arrest and Control – Instructor Course. This course provides in-depth arrest and control  confrontation training. It develops a solid foundation of  de-escalation tactics, physical arrest and control, counter measure and officer survival skills. The program provides teaching  / instructional methods in adult learning to provide students with effective retainable evidence based techniques skills and strategies. This course is the only program that qualifies  the student as a Basic Connecticut Arrest and Control Instructor. The empty-hand skills can be relied upon by individual  officers or with a partner.  This system is a complete arrest and control program that fully integrates all weapons systems of law enforcement


  • Risk Management for Confrontations
  • Legal Aspects of Use of Force
  • Report Writing, Documentation and Tracking
  • Verbal Communication – Effective De-escalation Skills
  • Instructional Techniques to Fit the Employee
  • Trouble Shooting Combative Maneuvers
  • Fighting Tactics from Multiple Platforms
  • Decisive vs. Counter Measure Strategies
  • Team Communications and Takedowns
  • Police Ground Fighting Tactics
  • Managing and Documenting Training
  • Environmental Training
  • Physiological Changes During Human Aggression
  • Much more!

* CT POSTC approved, credits applied *
Class times  0830 – 1630 daily
ONLY $795.00


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Hosted By
CT Department of Corrections
Maloney Training Center
275 Jarvis St. Cheshire CT 06410
Contact: Lieutenant Matias, Jose L / 203-271-5131



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